Communications Officer

York County Communications Center   York, NE   Full-time     Law Enforcement / Security
Posted on September 14, 2021
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Receive calls via the enhanced 9-1-1 emergency phone system and non-emergency law enforcement telephone system. Obtain information from callers requesting emergency response including fire, ambulance and law enforcement-related emergencies. Maintain status of officers and their welfare through proper communications. Dispatch appropriate emergency service equipment and personnel within the city of York and to communities and residents located within York County.

Applicants must be 21 years of age; possess a high school diploma/GED; and hold a valid Nebraska driver’s license. Applicants must possess excellent oral, written, and interpersonal skills; operate a variety of computer programs; and perform in a high-stressed environment. Successful applicants will be subject to a background investigation and pre-employment drug screen.

Applications are located at the York County Clerk’s Office or online at http://www.yorkcounty.ne.gov/.

Starting wage is $17.00/hr. After trainee successfully completes training and 1 year probation, pay is bumped to $20.47/hr.

The position is subject to a veteran's preference. York is an Equal Opportunity Employer